There are 3 ways to get from Durrës to Shkodër by car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Drive, Mini Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Durrës to Tirana
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Tirana to Shkodër

$3

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Durrës to Shkodër

$2

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Durrës to Shkodër 66.9 miles

What companies run services between Durrës, Albania and Shkodër, Albania?

Albanian Railways operates a train from Durrës to Shkodër once daily. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
Albanian Railways
Website
hsh.com.al
Train from Durrës to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hsh.com.al
Bus operators
Mini Bus
Bus from Tirana to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Durrës and Shkodër is 83 km. The road distance is 107 km.

The cheapest way to get from Durrës to Shkodër is to train which costs $2 and takes 3 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Durrës to Shkodër is to drive and Mini Bus which takes 2 h 29 min and costs $3.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Durrës and arriving at Shkodër. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Durrës to Shkodër, including transfers.